Police are appealing for information following a string of burglaries in Hail Weston in which tools and bikes were stolen.

In the early hours of Wednesday morning (July 12) offenders broke into two vehicles in Orchard Close and Aubrey's Farm. In the two incidents tools and a laptop were stolen.

In another incident a garage was broken into in Manor Way. Thieves stole two bicycles and two scooters.

Sergeant Carl Harris said: “We believe these three incidents are linked and we're appealing to anyone with information to come forward.

“If you saw anyone acting suspiciously or believe you may have been offered these items for sale please contact us.”

Anyone with information is being asked to call 101 quoting CF0396770717. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.